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Cecilia Thompson

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
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  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Focus


  • MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Crit. Care
    Yale University School of Medicine


    Dr. Thompson earned an MD degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2006. She completed her Pediatric Residency training at Mount Sinai Hospital. She then went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine at Yale School of Medicine where she developed an interest in inter-hospital transport of pediatric patients. She has returned to Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital as an attending physician in pediatric critical care.


  • 2015 -
    Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award
    The Mount Sinai Hospital (Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai), New York, NY

  • 2012 -
    Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award
    Yale University (Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital), New Haven, CT


Thompson C, Bigham M, Giuliano, Jr. J, Wheeler DS, Wong HR, Shanley TP. Care of the Critically Ill or Injured Child: Interfacility Transport. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2014; 1: 447-456.

Vicencio AG, Tozzi M, Thompson C, Satchell M, Delbello D, Ting A, Harkin TJ. Intrabronchial valves for treatment of alveolar-pleural fistula in a patient with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia. Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology 2014 Oct; 21(4).

Thompson C, Shabanova V, Giuliano JS. The SNAP index does not correlate with the State Behavioral Scale in intubated and sedated children. Paediatric anaesthesia 2013 Dec; 23(12).

Thompson C, Vital-Carona J, Faustino E. The Effect of Tubing Dwell Time on Insulin Adsorption During Intravenous Insulin Infusions. . Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics 2012 Oct; 14(10): 912-6. 2012 Oct; 14(10): 912-6.

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Dr. Thompson did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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